CONCERT AUGUST 8TH IN SALURINN, KÓPAVOGUR
Performance award (2006)
"China Shenzhen international piano, concerto competition"
3rd Prize (2003)
- "International piano competition" – George Enescu
3rd prize (2003)
"International piano competition" – Lory Wallfisch
Silver Medal (2002)
"International piano competition" – Porto
3rd prize (2002)
"International piano competition" – Carl Filtsch – Sibiu (2002)
at the International piano competition– Pretoria/South Africa
Grand Prize (1999)
"International piano competition" –Remember Enescu Bucharest
Special prize of the jury (1997)
"International piano competition" – Dinu Lipatti Bucharest
2nd prize (1995)
"International contest of instrumental music interpretation” – Brasov
2nd prize (1995)
"International piano competition" – Jeunesses Musicales
Dragnea has conducted numerous tours since the 1990s in South Africa, Japan, Hungary, Germany, France, Italy, and Portugal.
In 1991 he started with the National Radio Orchestra under the baton of the late master Iosif Cont, the Concerto in C Major KV 467 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
From then until now, he has performed at many concerts in the company of the most prestigious orchestras in the country (Iasi, Bacau, Botosani, Brasov, Sibiu , Ploiesti, Craiova, Arad, Timisoara, Cluj, Satu Mare, Oradea, Odorhei, Pitesti, Rîmnicu Valcea , Bistrita, the National Radio Orchestra, the George Enescu Philharmonic Orchestra), and the most prestigious conductors from Romania and abroad ( Iosif Conta, Vlad Conta, Horia Andreescu, Emil Simon , Radu Popa, Gheorghe Costin , Alexander Iosub , Peter Sbârcea , George Victor Dumănescu Adrian Petrescu , Paul Smith, Matthias , Remus Georgescu, Valentin Reymond , Michael Secikin , Taco Kooistra , Hilarion Ionescu Galati, Radu Postavaru Orosanu Cristian Florin Totan Bogdan Chirosca , Luminitza Peter, Winston Wogel Alexandru Ganea , Tiebriu Sun , Alexander Walker , Janko Zsolt Jozsef Horvath , Pedro Negrescu , Jozef Suilen , Iulian Rusu ) .
In August 2001 he attended a master course with Professor Klaus Hellwig as part of the scholarship DAAD in Stuttgart. We would like to point out that in the same year he finished the scholarship offered by College Pro. During that time he participated in various events organized by various cities in Romania and abroad, where he also appeard in numerous TV shows. The repertoire of concert includes : S. Prokofiev : Concerto no. III in C Major , Fr . Liszt : Concerto no. I major in Mib ; IR Tchaikovsky : Concerto no. I in sib minor , S. Rachmaninov : Concerto no. 4 in G minor , M. Ravel : Concerto in G major, WA Mozart : Concerto no. 21 in C major, R. Strauss : Burlescque in D minor; L.van. Beethoven: Concerto no. 4 in G Major, Beethoven: Fantasy for Piano, Chorus and Orchestra in C minor op.80;
During this time he worked with prestigious interpretive artists such as soprano Mariana Nicolescu , with whom he attended several concerts made possible by DOMNIA,. We would like to mention that he participated at the inauguration of the Steinway grand concert piano, donated courtesy of the Romanian Athenaeum. He also performed with violinist George Cosmin Banica at several recitals, then making a CD at the International Festival of Youth - Kyoto , Japan in 2000 .
Along with George Cosmin Banica, and Laura Weed (cello), he won the Grand Prize at International Contest of chamber music held in the spring of 2002 in Bucharest.
Early on in his career he could master a vast number of repertories, in contests that he participated in, as well as concerts and recitals held on different stages, in Romania and abroad.
Among others we would like to mention Integral studies F. Chopin, the sonatas of S. Prokofiev, the studies op. 39 by S. Rachmaninov, and numerous other pieces of a great pianistic and interpretive difficulty.
Over time the public that love such genre, recognize the form that he interpreted such repertoire, including Sonatas op. 31/1 , 31/3 , op. 57 , op. 106 (Für das Hammerklavier), op. 111 and Variations op. 35 in Mib major ( Eroica ) by L.v. Beethoven, Carnival op. 9 Kreisleriana op. 16 Toccata by R. Schumann, Brahms - Paganini Variations , Sonata in B minor Sonata Dante Studies , La Campanella " , Gnomereigen " Mephisto - Waltz ,, Mazeppa " by F. Liszt Sonata I in F suite # minor and op. 10 by G. Enescu .
Tónleikar 10. ágúst í Salnum Kópavogi
2.200 |1.500 ISK
Festival pass including all concerts 9.000 ISK
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827)
Sonata nr.29 OP.106 in SI BEMOL MAJOR
" FUR DAS HAMMERKLAVIER"
Sergei Prokofiev (1891 - 1953)
Sonata nr.8 OP.84 in SI BEMOL MAJOR